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The Pour Over — 1 John 2:20-27 [Anointed]

https://youtu.be/S5a2yth9Bq4 Welcome back to another episode of the Pour Over where we pour over scripture-- get it? On this episode, Thomas keeps trekking along through 1 John, showing us a passage in chapter 2 about anointing. Believers have been anointed. If you're a believer, are you living like that? Check it out now. #JohnOneFive Welcome … Continue reading The Pour Over — 1 John 2:20-27 [Anointed]

Ep. 46: The Ten Commandments — “Honor the Sabbath” [Don’t Watch Netflix]

https://youtu.be/nTc6QkDELwk Audio Only On this episode of the podcast, we are back with the next installment of the series on the 10 Commandments. In Exodus 20, beginning in verse 8, God commands the Israelites to honor the Sabbath Day (the Seventh Day of the Week) as He did and rest-- shabbat. What does mean for … Continue reading Ep. 46: The Ten Commandments — “Honor the Sabbath” [Don’t Watch Netflix]

Coughing, Fever, and Shortness of Breath Aren't the Only Effects COVID-19

Photo by Tuur Tisseghem from Pexels Enter the buzzword of the year: coronavirus. We all know the symptoms of the virus: fever, coughing, shortness of breath. We all know the ramifications are brutal for people with weakened immune systems. We all know that we should stay home-- yet a lot of us really aren't. The Federal Government wants … Continue reading Coughing, Fever, and Shortness of Breath Aren't the Only Effects COVID-19

The Pour Over — 1 John 2:18-19 [the Antichrist]

https://youtu.be/TKmnKSs9Oks Welcome to Caffeinated Christianity's Pour Over, where we pour over scripture (get it?), hosted by Thomas Broom. On this episode, Thomas looks at a buzzword for Christians-- the antichrist. He will touch on the pertinent ideas surrounding this man of lawlessness as well was what God was intending through John's words here. Check it … Continue reading The Pour Over — 1 John 2:18-19 [the Antichrist]

A Former Nominal Christian’s Current Concern: You don’t value Jesus

The Problem I could not begin to count the number of times that I have read the Parable of the Soils in Matthew 13. I’ve taught the passage many times in small group Bible studies. I’ve used it in one on one discipleship settings. I have preached a full length sermon on it in a … Continue reading A Former Nominal Christian’s Current Concern: You don’t value Jesus

The Pour Over — 1 John 2:15-17 [Loving the World]

https://youtu.be/garZbMkiA3g Welcome to Caffeinated Christianity's Pour Over, where we pour over scripture (get it?), hosted by Thomas Broom. On this episode, Thomas will be walking us through the idea of loving the world-- which the Christian ought not do. He pulls in some other verses from both 1 John and the rest of the Bible … Continue reading The Pour Over — 1 John 2:15-17 [Loving the World]

Ep. 45: The Ten Commandments — You shall not take the name of the LORD your God in vain…

https://youtu.be/cwVONgnU2y4 Audio Only On this episode of the podcast, we are going to be looking at the third commandment-- taking God's name in vain. We've all been told what this means growing up, but perhaps it's not really what you think it means. Check out our next episode of the Caffeinated Christianity podcast here, on … Continue reading Ep. 45: The Ten Commandments — You shall not take the name of the LORD your God in vain…

Sermon — Nature vs. Nurture — 1 John 2:28-3:3

https://youtu.be/rvdBCh0dDrE Audio Only This is a sermon given by me, Cooper Short, at Bethel Baptist Church in Laurens, SC. This is a part of a series walking through 1 John. At the time of this posting, I am serving as pulpit supply for Bethel Baptist while finishing my undergraduate at Presbyterian College in South Carolina. … Continue reading Sermon — Nature vs. Nurture — 1 John 2:28-3:3